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Kate Cooley


Kate Cooley, MPH (she/her) is an epidemiologist with the Vaccine Implementation Team in the Global Influenza Branch of CDC. Prior to this position, she served as an epidemiologist with the CDC Division of Vector-Borne Diseases from 2018 to 2022 where she was involved in the development of updated treatment & prophylaxis guidelines for plague and tularemia. Kate obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from the University of Tulsa in 2015. She then earned a Master’s of Public Health in May 2018 from the Colorado School of Public Health. During her Master’s program, she also served as a community health and malaria prevention Peace Corps volunteer in Togo, West Africa through the Peace Corps’ Master’s International program.